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Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB

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How well can the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB run games
14 Oct 2020 - Graphics card reviewed

A true powerhouse, the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB will run even the most demanding game system requirements released today. Capable of running games with up to a DirectX 12 requirement.

We take a look at game performance achieved on this graphics card when running 2020 popular games. This short GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB game hardware review looks at the graphics card frame rate performance on Ultra graphics settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K screen resolutions. When considering how well this graphics card can run the 1000 most demanding games available today it can best 999 of the games’ recommended graphics requirements.

Looking at some of the modern popular games people are playing today the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB is running Genshin Impact and delivering strong performances on 1080p Ultra, getting 111 frames per second. Comparing this to Baldurs Gate 3 which is getting strong results, where it averages 111 FPS. Another popular game we looked at is Assassins Creed: Valhalla, which is predicted to run at 75 frames per second.

As the PC gaming masses explore larger screen resolutions we decided to run some game checks at 1440p across a few popular games. We discovered the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB ran Genshin Impact to a strong performance level. Results across the graphics settings looked like this, Low: 224 FPS, Medium: 176 FPS, High: 119 FPS and Ultra: 85 FPS. Another game tested was Baldurs Gate 3, L: 224FPS, M: 176FPS, H: 119FPS, U: 85FPS. And then we researched potential graphics card performance on Assassins Creed: Valhalla, wih estimates revealing L: 115FPS, M: 98FPS, H: 85FPS, U: 58FPS at 1440p. Looking at a few of these 1440p results for the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB we get the impression that it is a solid performer with higher resolution modern gaming. This graphics card can also bump up to 4K gaming regularly with the latest games still being capable of high or ultra graphics settings at this level.

How many years will the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB graphics card play newly released games and how long until you should consider upgrading the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB in your PC? No graphics card upgrade required for 2 to 3 years of meeting top end game system requirements

Whats a good PC graphics upgrade for the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB? There are no graphics cards on the current market that would provide a big enough increase in performance to warrant upgrading the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB.
FPS System Benchmark
155 FPS
High
The GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB is released on 17 Sep 2020

GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB Game FPS Benchmarks On Ultra

Nvidia PC game performance check GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB
GPU
Architecture
Ampere GA102
Process
8nm
TMUs
212
Texture Rate
369 GTexel/s
ROPs
64
Pixel Rate
111 GPixel/s
Shader
Processing Units (Cuda Cores)
8704
Ray Tracing Cores
1
Tensor Cores
544
Driver Support
-
Release Price
$699.00
Compatibility
Direct X
DX 12.1
Shader
6.1
Open GL
4.6
Resolution (WxH)
7680x4320
Notebook GPU
SLI/Crossfire
Dedicated
Integrated
Memory
Memory
10240 MB
Memory Speed
1750 MHz
Memory Bus
320 Bit
Memory Type
Memory Bandwidth
L2 Cache
0KB
Display Connectors
VGA Connection
0
DVI Connection
0
HDMI Connection
2
DisplayPort Connection
3
Clock Speeds
Core Speed
1440 MHz
Boost Clock
1740 MHz
Power
Max Power
320 Watts
PSU
750 Watt
Power Connector
2x 8-pin
Recommended Hardware
Best CPU Match
Best RAM Match
16 GB
Best Resolution
3840 x 2160
GPU Upgrade
Resolution Performance
1366x768 1600x900 1920x1080 2560x1440 3840x2160
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GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB Game Requirement Analysis

Overview
The GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB is a High-End Graphics Card based on the Ampere Architecture. This card has also been rumoured to be called the GeForce GTX 2180.


Architecture
It equips an Ampere GPU Codenamed GA102 which is a First Gen Ampere GPU and has 20 SM activated, offering 3386 Shader Processing Units, 212 TMUs and 64 ROPs. The Ampere architecture provides the world's best consumer support for real-time ray-tracing technology, or RTX. It also has 544 Tensor Cores for AI purposes.


GPU Name: GA102


GPU
The central unit runs at 1440MHz and goes up to 1740MHz in Turbo Mode.


Memory
The GPU accesses a 10GB frame buffer of Third Gen GDDR6X through a 320-bit memory interface, while the Memory Clock Operates at 1750MHz, or 14GHz effective. Total memory bandwidth is 448 Gb/s.


Power Consumption
With a rated board TDP of 320W, it requires at least a 750W PSU with available two 8-pin power connector.


Performance


Predicted performance of the GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB suggests it will be faster than the Geforce RTX 2080 Ti, making it a suitable graphics card for 4K gaming.


System Suggestions
The GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB is best suited for resolutions up to and including 3840x2160. We recommend a High-End Processor and 16GB of RAM for Optimal Performance.


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GeForce RTX 3080 Asus TUF Gaming 10GB vs Avg. AAA Game System Requirements
Avg. AAA Recommended Requirements
CPU
0%
Graphics Card
51%
RAM
12GB
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Popular Game System Requirements
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Cyberpunk 2077 65% 55%
Assassins Creed: Valhalla 74% 59%
Genshin Impact 87% 55%
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Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War 77% 54%
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